450g Premium Fibreglass Roof Kit (Light Foot Traffic)
Premium Fibreglass Roof Kit with 1 x layer of 450g matting, Fire Retardant Topcoat (dark grey) & Flexible Resin with an option of tools.
Fibreglass Roof Kits are supplied complete with all the materials and tools needed to cover the area required with 1 layer of 450g/m² glass fibre mat and 1 layer of grey pigmented topcoat. Fibreglass is the ideal material for weatherproofing flat roofs laid with plywood, OSB board or HDF board. It has a 30-year history of successful use.
The finished, watertight grey topcoat surface is smooth and easy to clean and maintain. The roofing system has been fire tested to BS 476 pt 3 external fire exposure roof test and achieved an EXT.F.AB rating.
The most important element to fibreglass roofing is the materials. At Fibreglass Direct we only supply the highest quality materials.
Included in our kits are the following important materials that other suppliers may not include for:
- Flexible Resin. This helps the roof to withstand thermal expansion/contraction variations, slight movement in roof flexing due to people walking on it and slight movement in roof alignment due to settling.
- Fire Resistance Top Coat to BS 76 Part 3.
The ratio of resin is 1.5kg and 0.6kg of Topcoat per square metre.
You may also require glass bandage roll and acetone to complement your roofing kit.
For help on installing your new fibreglass flat roof visit our Fibreglass roofing tips and tutorials page.
In this instance, a fibreglass roof kit may be used to complete the repair. The first step would be to sand back the exisiting surface to expose the fibreglass and then clean with acetone. Measure the amount of fibreglass mat you will need.
Cut your new fibreglass mat into strips of an appropriate width for covering over the cracks. Ensure there is an overlap of 50mm either side of the crack.
Apply a wet coat of resin to the surface and bed down the new matting. Ensure the... Read more